Every Monday our Monday Mission posts remind you to check your first aid kits and defibrillators to ensure they are emergency ready for the week ahead!!
It is very important that first aid kits and defibrillators are checked on a regular basis. Is there someone in your workplace that looks after this? Who is this person? Are the contents up to date and ready for use at a moments notice?
Tomorrow we will look at the contents……..
Here is a sign that can be used and can be purchased in many places to make people aware of the location:
Stay tuned for the next question….
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Currently, there are temporary changes to the steps to be followed in resuscitation. These can be found in the video below or by clicking here to see the New Zealand Resuscitation Council temporary guideline recommendation.
Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.
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